Torso from The Rock Drill (after Jacob Epstein)
Based on the only remaining part of the original sculpture by Jacob Epstein.
- Mixed media on paper
- 69.8 x 59.7 (27½ x 23½ in)
- Glazed frame
Jacob Epstein said: “I made and mounted a machine-like robot, visored, menacing, and carrying within itself its progeny, protectively ensconced. Here is the armed, sinister figure of today and tomorrow. No humanity, only the terrible Frankenstein’s monster we have made ourselves into…”